SECOND Employment Ideas

Employment ideas that are also about the constructive employment ideas provided by the Canada National Occupational Classification and about the practical employment information provided by the Quebec Labour Market Information.

City of Montreal

  1. Health Care and Social Assistance - NAICS 62
  2. Professional, Scientific and Technical Services - NAICS 54
  3. Retail Trade - NAICS 44-45
  4. Manufacturing - NAICS 31-33

Profil économique - Ville de Montréal

The Montreal Urban Agglomeration

Island of Montreal

  1. Health Care and Social Assistance - NAICS 62
  2. Manufacturing - NAICS 31-33
  3. Professional, Scientific and Technical Services - NAICS 54
  4. Retail Trade - NAICS 44-45

An Economic Career Profile that provides interesting employment ideas and information about the SECOND most important employment sector in the City of Montreal, namely the Professional, Scientific and Technical Services - NAICS 54, a sector that ranks THIRD on the Island of Montreal. 

SECOND Employment Ideas


Professional, Scientific and Technical Services - NAICS 54

Annual employment income in 2015 in the Montreal CMA - $46,000

  • NAICS 5418 - Advertising, public relations and services
  • NAICS 5419 - Other professional, scientific and technical services

Hourly Wages in 2017 in the Province of Québec

Minimum $13.70

Median $21.33

Maximum $43.75


Employment and Social Development Canada

  • National Occupational Classification - NOC 2016

NOC 5125 - Translators, terminologists and interpreters

NOC 1123 - Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations

NOC 0124 - Advertising, marketing and public relations managers

NOC 5221 - Photographers

NOC 0013 - Senior managers - financial, communications and other business services

NOC 4163 - Business development officers and marketing researchers and consultants

NOC 3213 - Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians

NOC 5241 - Graphic designers and illustrators

NOC 3114 - Veterinarians

NOC 6411 - Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical)

NOC 6623 - Other sales related occupations

NOC 5121 - Authors and writers

NOC 1414 - Receptionists

NOC 1454 - Survey interviewers and statistical clerks

NOC 1241 - Administrative assistants

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SECOND Employment Core Sectors


Professional, Scientific and Technical Services - NAICS 54

Annual employment income in 2015 in the Montreal CMA $60,000

  • NAICS 5413 - Architectural, engineering and related services
  • NAICS 5414 - Specialised design services

Hourly Wages in 2017 in the Province of Québec

Minimum $17.00

Median $26.44

Maximum $50.00


Employment and Social Development Canada

  • National Occupational Classification - NOC 2016

NOC 2131 - Civil engineers

NOC 5241 - Graphic designers and illustrators

NOC 2151 - Architects

NOC 2132 - Mechanical engineers

NOC 5242 - Interior designers and interior decorators

NOC 2133 - Electrical and electronics engineers

NOC 2253 - Drafting technologists and technicians

NOC 1241 - Administrative assistants

NOC 2251  - Architectural technologists and technicians

NOC 0013 - Senior managers - financial, communications and other business services

NOC 2231 - Civil engineering technologists and technicians

NOC 5243 - Theatre, fashion, exhibit and other creative designers

NOC 0211 - Engineering Managers

NOC 2252 - Industrial designers

NOC 0711 - Construction Managers

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SECOND Employment Core Sectors


Professional, Scientific and Technical Services - NAICS 54

Annual employment income in 2015 in the Montreal CMA $66,000

  • NAICS 5415 - Computer Systems Design and Related Services

Hourly Wages in 2017 in the Province of Québec

Minimum $16.82

Median $30.77

Maximum $51.65


Employment and Social Development Canada

  • National Occupational Classification - NOC 2016

NOC 2174 - Computer programmers and interactive media developers

NOC 2171 - Information systems analysts and consultants

NOC 0213 - Computer and information systems managers

NOC 2281 - Computer network technicians

NOC 2173 - Software engineers and designers

NOC 2175 - Web designers and developers

NOC 0013 - Senior managers - financial, communications and other business services

NOC 2282 - User support technicians

NOC 2147 - Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)

NOC 5241 - Graphic designers and illustrators

NOC 6221 - Technical sales specialists - wholesale trade

NOC 2283 - Information systems testing technicians

NOC 2172 - Database analysts and data administrators

NOC 1122 - Professional occupations in business management consulting

NOC 6552 - Other customer and information services representatives

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SECOND Employment Ideas


Professional, Scientific and Technical Services - NAICS 54

Annual employment income in 2015 in the Montreal CMA $54,000

  • NAICS 5411 - Legal services
  • NAICS 5412 - Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping and payroll services

Hourly Wages in 2016 in the Province of Québec

Minimum $15.00

Median $24.00

Maximum $50.00


Employment and Social Development Canada

  • National Occupational Classification - NOC 2016

NOC 1111 - Financial auditors and accountants

NOC 4112 - Lawyers and Quebec notaries

NOC 1311 - Accounting technicians and bookkeepers

NOC 1431 - Accounting and related clerks

NOC 1241 - Administrative assistants

NOC 4211 - Paralegal  and related occupations

NOC 1411 - General office support workers

NOC 0111 - Financial managers

NOC 1414 - Receptionists

NOC 1221 - Administrative Officers

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SECOND Employment Ideas


Professional, Scientific and Technical Services - NAICS 54

Annual employment income in 2015 in the Montreal CMA $64,000

  • NAICS 5416 - Management, scientific and technical consulting services
  • NAICS 5417 - Scientific research and development services

Hourly Wages in 2016 in the Province of Québec

Minimum $16.92

Median $28.85

Maximum $56.41


Employment and Social Development Canada

  • National Occupational Classification - NOC 2016

NOC 1122 - Professional occupations in business management consulting

NOC 0013 - Senior managers - financial, communications and other business services

NOC 2171 - Information systems analysts and consultants

NOC 1121 - Human resources professionals

NOC 2174 - Computer programmers and interactive media developers

NOC 4165 - Health policy researchers, consultants and program officers

NOC 2161 Mathematician, statisticians and actuaries

NOC 1221 - Administrative officers

NOC 1241 - Administrative assistants

NOC 4163 - Business development officers and marketing researchers and  consultants

NOC 1111 - Financial auditors and accountants

NOC 1123 - Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations

NOC 2121 - Biologists and related scientists

NOC 4161 - Natural and applied science policy researchers, consultants and program officers

NOC 2112 - Chemists

Montreal BUSINESS Kit 

SECOND Employment Ideas by Rachel Louise Barry